Breakfast, Lunch & Dessert Mother’s Day Recipes
Mother’s Day is around the corner, and besides showering mom with gifts, cooking is another way to show your love. If you haven’t planned your menu yet, don’t panic – these Mother’s Day recipes will be a hit with mom and put your siblings to shame. Treat her to breakfast in bed, brunch with bubbly or delicious mains. Top it all off and end the day on a sweet note with our decadent desserts.
Breakfast in Bed or Brunch & Bubbly?
From brekkie to brunch, these Mother’s Day recipes are the tastiest way to start the day.
Avocado Flapjack Stack
Healthy and delicious? Surprise mom with breakfast in bed and make this flapjack stack – piled high and drizzled with honey. Yum!
Recipe for Avocado Flapjack Stack
Vegan Flapjacks with Whipped Coconut Cream & Berry Coulis
Vegan baking can be tricky, but this recipe makes it light work. Mom will love these Vegan Flapjacks with fresh fruit and whipped coconut cream.
Recipe for Vegan Flapjacks with Whipped Coconut Cream & Berry Coulis
Brunch Eggs en Cocotte
Treat mom like the queen she is and make this sophisticated brunch. Eggs baked to custardy perfection and served on a bed of spinach and pancetta. Enjoy with Graham Beck bubbles for the ultimate Mother’s Day brunch.
Recipe for Brunch Eggs en Cocotte
You can’t go wrong with Turkish Eggs, it’s loaded with flavour and easier to make than you think. Poached eggs with spiced brown butter, herby yoghurt and toasted sourdough – this breakfast dish will be an annual, if not weekly request.
French Toast with LemonGold Labneh & Bacon Crumble
Why pick between sweet or savoury when you can have both? Smeared with labneh and topped with bacon bits, this French toast is taken to delicious heights.
Recipe for French Toast with LemonGold Labneh & Bacon Crumble
Cheesy Hashbrown Waffles
This is the perfect Mother’s Day recipe. Waffle-inspired hash browns served with sunny-side-up eggs and crispy, streaky bacon. The addition of cheese makes this a banger.
Recipe for Cheesy Hashbrown Waffles
Sunday Lunch Mains
These Mother’s Day recipes will be a hit with mom and the whole family.
Mediterranean Orzo Chicken with Thighs
This flavourful dish is perfect for Mother’s Day lunch. It’s simple to make and brimming with Mediterranean flavour. Fresh olives, baby tomatoes, garlic and fragrant basil make this vibrant dish a winner, winner chicken dinner.
Recipe for Mediterranean Orzo Chicken with Thighs
Chilli Rocket Pesto Lamb Chops with Yoghurt
Braai can be fancy too. Treat mom to these succulent lamb chops, served with luscious yoghurt and a garlicky and punchy Chilli Rocket Pesto. Absolutely divine!
Recipe for Chilli Rocket Pesto Lamb Chops with Yoghurt
Creamy Malay Chicken Curry Pie
Pot pie but made with homegrown flavours – Cape Malay curry-inspired chicken pie, delicately cooked and stocked with vegetables. Pair this hearty dish with a Cabernet Franc; mom will savour every bite.
Recipe for Creamy Malay Chicken Curry Pie
Pork Neck Vindaloo Curry
Comforting and delicious, this Pork Neck Vindaloo Curry is one of our go-to-dishes for any family occasion; the tender pork and tasty sauce are a match made in heaven.
Recipe for Pork Neck Vindaloo Curry
Slow Cooked Lamb Ragù with Gnocchi & Salsa Verde
Some of the best dishes are seasoned with time and love, which is why mom will appreciate this dish. Succulent and slow-cooked lamb ragù served with pillowy gnocchi – the refreshing salsa verde ties all the flavours together.
Recipe for Slow Cooked Lamb Ragù with Gnocchi & Salsa Verde
Cider Glazed Pork Belly with Asian Noodle Salad
Why take mom to a restaurant when you can bring the restaurant to her? Impress her with the best pork belly ever; the Asian Noodle Salad is the perfect side to the main event.
Recipe for Cider Glazed Pork Belly with Asian Noodle Salad
These dreamy desserts will ensure that your Mother’s Day celebrations end on a sweet note.
Choc-Hazelnut Cheesecake Squares
Indulge mom’s sweet tooth with these Choc-Hazelnut Cheesecake Squares. The nutty flavour combined with the smooth chocolaty cheesecake is perfection.
Recipe for Choc-Hazelnut Cheesecake Squares
Berry Nice Chocolate Mousse
Velvety and light, this chocolate mousse is sensational – the perfect Mother’s Day dessert recipe. Serve with whipped cream and seasonal berries, and watch mom ask for seconds.
Recipe for Berry Nice Chocolate Mousse
Sticky Toffee Pudding
Bitter coffee and sweet toffee notes make this saucy pud’ a treat. Top with scoops of vanilla ice cream and generously drizzle with sticky toffee sauce – no judgement here.
Recipe for Sticky Toffee Pudding
JAZZ Apple Crumble
Nothing beats a piece of humble crumble. This classic and comforting dessert hits all the right notes – it has crunch, sweet cooked apples and warm cinnamon spice notes.
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